Download Spyware Protection - Best Software & Apps

  • Windows Defender

    1593

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Spyware protection for free

    7
    2714 votes
    • TotalAV Essential Antivirus

      1.24.22

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Slow but steady antivirus

      6
      31 votes
      • PROS: Simple interface, Colorful design, Scan is functional, Has a lot of features
      • CONS: Install takes a while, Additional downloads required, Only virus scan available in free version, Interface response is slow
    • Malware Defender

      2.4.4

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Very light spyware protection pack

      9
      239 votes
      • PROS: Takes you through setup process set by step, Very low on resources
      • CONS: Still doesn't block certain keyloggers
    • Norton Security Scan

      2.6.0.5

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Free antivirus, protection against Trojans, spyware and adware

      7
      242 votes
      • IObit Security 360

        Pro 1.41

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Protect your PC from spyware and malware

        7
        22 votes
        • PROS: Real time, effective protection, Tool for browser cleaning, Privacy cleaner, Automatic threat updates, File unlocker
        • CONS: Some threats aren't explained well
      • Trend Micro Titanium Antivirus+

        2012

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Real-time antivirus protection

        7
        137 votes
        • PROS: Filters web pages and blocks dangerous downloads, Usable interface, Perfect for beginning users, Provides reports and statistical graphics (up to 1 year) on the blocked threats (viruses, spyware, web threats / phishing), Customize interface with your own photo
        • CONS: Limited configuration menu of features, No extra tools, Too basic for power users
      • Spy Emergency

        10.0.205

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Eliminate trojans, spyware, keyloggers, adware and much more

        8
        161 votes
        • PROS: Provides all round protection, Doesn't slow down your machine
        • CONS: Doesn't pick up everything it should
      • STOPzilla AVM

        6.1.32.0

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Stop spyware and malware in real time

        6
        26 votes
        • PROS: Easy to configure, Powerful popup blocker, Provides real time protection
        • CONS: Interface needs an update, Full system scans take a long time
      • Max Secure Spyware Detector

        Enterprise 2.7

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Complete network spyware detection, removal and protection

        10
        1 vote
        • Safe'n'Sec

          Personal Plus Anti-Spyware 3.0.0

          License
          buy Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Real-time computer protection against spyware

          5
          18 votes
          • PROS: Malware detection based on behavior, Real-time protection
          • CONS: No scheduled analysis, Confusing interface
        • SpywareGuard

          2.2

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          A free Security program for Windows

          7
          13 votes
          • CoGen Personal Firewall

            2007

            License
            buy Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Protect your computer from Trojans, spyware and malware

            9
            12 votes
            • PROS: Easy to configure, Offers very tight protection, Trusted Zones feature
            • CONS: Pop-ups can get annoying
          • LSN Password Safe

            2.0.0.0

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Simple password manager with spyware protection

            6
            21 votes
            • Smart Surfing for Mac

              1.60

              License
              buy Download
              Platform
              Mac

              Spyware and web surfing protection tool for Macs

              -
              No votes yet
              • PROS: Gives peace of mind while surfing, Includes a useful filter, Performs system scans, Realtime protection
              • CONS: No indication of what the different levels of protection offer, Updates take a while, Leaves behind components after uninstalling
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